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8 thoughts on “ Russian Satellite - Mighty Sparrow - King Sparrows Calypso Carnival (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Strut presents a brand new retrospective of one of the Caribbean's most towering musical figures, Mighty Sparrow, covering to During a career of over 40 years, Sparrow has been an unmatchable figure in the world of calypso and a constant backdrop to Caribbean life, recording over albums and winning eleven Calypso Monarch and eight Road March titles at the annual Trinidad /5(3).
  2. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Calypso Carnival on Discogs. Label: Balisier - HDF • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Calypso5/5(4).
  3. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for 16 Carnival Hits - Lord Kitchener, Mighty Sparrow on AllMusic - - Two of Trinidad's greatest calypsonians -- both.
  4. Listen to King Sparrow's Calypso Carnival on Spotify. Mighty Sparrow · Album · · 12 songs.
  5. Slinger Francisco ORTT CMT OBE (born July 9, ), better known as Mighty Sparrow, is a Grenadian calypso vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist. Known as the "Calypso King of the World", he is one of the best-known and most successful has won Trinidad's Carnival Road March competition eight times, Calypso King/Monarch eight times, and has twice won the Calypso King of Kings title.
  6. Nov 16,  · Mighty Sparrow: the king of calypso on freedom, Windrush and oral sex edgy dressers who danced the reel and quadrille in the carnival tents and were Sparrow’s constituents.
  7. Calypso King Mighty Sparrow (né Slinger Francisco) is known for provocative and often bawdy lyrics, at one point describing rival Lord Melody's face as "ugly like a crocodile." Beyond this professional rivalry, Sparrow jokes about politics ("I am very sorry for the poor little puppy in the Russian Satellite [Sputnik]") and women ("darling.

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